Jessica Sele, and her comedy album Weird Vibes, magnifies oddities and celebrates them with offbeat gravitas. Sele’s regal in her unflinching realness, majestic in discussing what dares to go unmentioned. Incisive social commentary through a personal, unbridled command. Brilliant solutions unearthed from adventurous musings. Weird Vibes has honed Jessica Sele’s unique essence, expansiveness, and wonderfully-worried …Continue reading "Jessica Sele: Great Comedy, “Weird Vibes”"
Marcella Arguello: Bitch, Grow Up! begins with an ode to longevity and ends with an introspective, cathartic conversation across time and space. In the middle, rapturous observational comedy about the pandemic, relationships, and introspection rests on a bed of classic bits. For long-time admirers, Arguello’s kinetic, conversational, rockstar bravado is a natural fit projected on …Continue reading "Watch Marcella Arguello: Bitch, Grow Up! on Max"
Heavy hitter comedy line-up to raise funds for Immigration Institute of the Bay Area and their work to provide immigrants with the best legal services possible. San Francisco’s has people who care about people and people who care about comedy. It’s one of the historically great things about the Bay Area: a formal and innate …Continue reading "7th Annual Comedy Night for Immigrant Rights on June 1st"
Bay Area comedy heads know Irene Tu from her swift and ceremonious rise to prominence in the 2010s. Between Starline Comedy, Man Haters and stages across bridges and BART, Irene was a favorite for her moxie and her unique flavor. She’s since moved to Los Angeles, opened for the likes of Patton Oswalt and W …Continue reading "Irene Tu Just Getting Started with Debut Album “We’re Done Now”"
San Francisco Stand-Up Comedy needed a book. We did it.Continue reading "Bay Area Stand-Up Comedy: A Humorous History [Preview / Preface]"
“Stutterer Interrupted” by comedian Nina G examines the influence and impact of fluency and advocacy through slice of life stories.Continue reading "“Stutterer Interrupted” Enriches with Wisdom and Grace"
Amid the B-movie homages, subversive banality and melodramatic tension, “Los Espookys” face off against a truly chilling foe.Continue reading "Los Espookys"
What you should probably not do during a comedy show when an earthquake arrives.Continue reading "Earthquake Comedy Show"
Dolemite is my Name is one of the best times at the movies, currently available on your couch. Funniest movie of the year? Could be! Worthy Oscar contender? You betcha. Return of Eddie Murphy? He never left! The movie centers on the middle-aged, luckless, low-level entertainer Rudy Ray Moore (Murphy), who saw untapped potential within …Continue reading "On the Ultra-Black, Ultra-Funny “Dolemite is My Name”"
Greg Edwards is a different kind of dude and Dopamine is a different kind of comedy album: fractured, unconventional, and underground.Continue reading "Greg Edwards Raw and Pure with Dopamine"